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Interim Group Financial Controller

  • Location

    East Midlands

  • Sector:

    GRG Executive Search

  • Contract type:


  • Salary:

    £110000 - £130000 per annum + Pro Rata, Fixed Term Contract

  • Contact:

    Dan Edwards

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months+

Interim Group Financial Controller - 6 Months - East Midlands - Circa £120,000 Pro rata - Fixed Term Contract.

My client is looking for a candidate with a Group Financial Controller skill-set to join their business for a period of 6 months. The role will focus on strengthening certain key areas of balance sheet reporting, reconciliation, and control in addition to supporting with many ad-hoc but important projects for the Group. This role will help the Group increase its focus on cash-flow reporting and forecasting. There may be a temporary to permanent opportunity for the right candidate.

Key Accountability's:

  • Balance sheet review and audit preparedness for multiple business units.
  • Project management for finance-based projects.
  • Supporting and adding to the Group's technical accounting strength.
  • Support delivery of more complex Board presentation papers
  • Cash flow reporting and forecast modelling.
  • Management of financial accountant.
  • Be Group contact for external auditors.
  • Act as CFO designate when required.

Experience Required:

  • Fully qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA etc..)
  • Demonstrable Experience of driving improvements in a matrix structured multi-site business.
  • Significant experience of driving reporting and process improvement in a large complex
  • Strong evidence of external-audit-facing and relationship management.
  • SAP knowledge advantageous.
  • Strong knowledge in reviewing and improving financial control areas.
  • Experience utilising data analysis skills, with a focus on continuous development
  • training/transfer of such skills to junior members of the team.
  • Comfortable working with and presenting to senior management.

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